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Jan 10, 19, 6:44 am
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Posted By jmeselby

A bit of a pointless comment, if youíre...

A bit of a pointless comment, if youíre transiting in Doha then buying a very good wine or champagne to enjoy at home isnít a viable option in that scenario and Iím sure people who are prepared to...
Oct 10, 17, 6:29 am
Replies: 19
Views: 23,007
Posted By jmeselby

I've found Sixt are far fairer than most others

I've used Sixt plenty of times and become a platinum member and had quite the opposite experience, once a small scratch on a bumper I knew had happened in a car park which was ignored and put down as...
Aug 26, 15, 1:21 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,575
Posted By jmeselby

I would say 3A to 6A are the best. Further...

I would say 3A to 6A are the best.

Further back you get closer to the bar, further forward you are near the galley.

'A' seats have no one facing them.

7A has no window as someone has already...
Aug 26, 15, 12:55 am
Replies: 20
Views: 5,432
Posted By jmeselby

Surely the most obvious issue here is the fact...

Surely the most obvious issue here is the fact you're probably not covered by insurance and therefore driving illegally?

If you had an accident 36-48 hours after you were meant to return the...
Mar 29, 15, 5:37 am
Replies: 48
Views: 18,925
Posted By jmeselby

Thanks for the confirmation, Gold would be nice...

Thanks for the confirmation, Gold would be nice but I'm not sure I'll get enough tier points before the end of my year in December, but you never know!

To me Silver is enough, the main perks...
Mar 29, 15, 3:50 am
Replies: 48
Views: 18,925
Posted By jmeselby

Hi All, I have 500 tier points, but no...

Hi All,

I have 500 tier points, but no eligable flights with BA so far this year as a blue member (from Cathay flights).

The flight I have booked is Club World PVG>LHR>MAN (2 BA metal flights)...
Sep 18, 14, 9:49 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,069
Posted By jmeselby

Well, for the grand total of £6, I have added...

Well, for the grand total of £6, I have added virgin red to Manchester and back for both flights. This means we get the International flight baggage allowance all the way and no need to collect...
Sep 11, 14, 9:29 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,069
Posted By jmeselby

Thanks for the replies, I was never offered BA...

Thanks for the replies, I was never offered BA flights when booking the flight, only Little Red to Manchester, can I ring up and add BA flights to the Virgin ticket?

If the flight times were...
Sep 10, 14, 8:56 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,069
Posted By jmeselby

Virgin & BA Baggage Handover in LHR

Hi All,

I have a flight from Shanghai to Heathrow with Virgin and looking to book a flight with BA to get me from Heathrow to Leeds (and back again).

I will have at least two large suitcases,...
Sep 10, 14, 8:44 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,420
Posted By jmeselby

Well.....I made use of my Virgin miles during...

Well.....I made use of my Virgin miles during their flash sale.

Using some miles (I only had 40k) and buying some additional during the 25% extra offer, I got 2 return tickets (PVG>LHR) outbound...
Sep 9, 14, 12:32 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,420
Posted By jmeselby

Thanks for the clarification. So in that...

Thanks for the clarification.

So in that case there aren't any.....great!

Is it too far out for saver rewards (Economy to Business upgrades) to become available?

Thanks
Sep 8, 14, 10:03 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,420
Posted By jmeselby

Upgrading using miles

Hi All,

I'm hoping someone can help me.....

So I'm off back to the UK (currently living/working in Shanghai) to tie the knot next summer....

I've got over 150k miles as I fly business class...
Jul 10, 14, 10:51 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 3,853
Posted By jmeselby

I'd say the reduced noise in Airbus planes (which...

I'd say the reduced noise in Airbus planes (which I agree with) is down to the sound proofing in the fuselage/cabin rather than the actual engines (may be wrong though).

Like someone pointed out...
Jul 7, 14, 2:00 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,510
Posted By jmeselby

Because they paid/pay for them? I don't...

Because they paid/pay for them?

I don't think I understand the question, it's no different from 'my car' or 'Dave's Aston Martin'.

As someone has said, purely for marketing and I guess they're...
Jun 12, 14, 9:04 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 12,032
Posted By jmeselby

I have to admit, from a passenger perspective I...

I have to admit, from a passenger perspective I am not a fan of the 773. I agree it's a technically sound and very efficient plane, hence the reason it's so popular with airlines.

In J I don't...
Jun 12, 14, 8:56 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By jmeselby

I think you're trying to understand something,...

I think you're trying to understand something, which will never be understood. :D

I still to this day don't understand how I managed to buy two Y ticket's from PVG to LHR with EY over the busy...
Jun 9, 14, 11:38 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 5,992
Posted By jmeselby

I wouldn't say it rules out a software issue...

I wouldn't say it rules out a software issue which would be the most likely cause, based on the time it takes to reboot the IFE, the software must be seat/IFE specific.

It's just a case of when...
Jun 6, 14, 3:04 am
Replies: 32
Views: 5,992
Posted By jmeselby

:D^

:D^
Jun 5, 14, 12:24 am
Replies: 32
Views: 5,992
Posted By jmeselby

I had the same issue a couple of times on the new...

I had the same issue a couple of times on the new A380's also, however it worked in my favour the first time....

First flight I was in 23K when the issue occurred (was a night flight from Shanghai...
Jun 4, 14, 2:58 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,809
Posted By jmeselby

20-25p, pretty reasonable and it doesn't matter...

20-25p, pretty reasonable and it doesn't matter if it's an E class (J) or S class (F), same price.
May 25, 14, 8:40 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,361
Posted By jmeselby

I think that's a major overlook for the Emirates...

I think that's a major overlook for the Emirates first class suites. During take off and landing the only place I can find to put my feet is on the small storage compartment where the headphones are...
May 18, 14, 9:44 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 3,292
Posted By jmeselby

If you have/need a hotel stay:- Sign up to...

If you have/need a hotel stay:-

Sign up to IHG (Intercontinental Hotel Group), change earning preference to
Skywards Miles and stay one night. One stay = 500 miles

Otherwise, buy 2,000 miles...
Apr 23, 14, 7:41 am
Replies: 21
Views: 3,117
Posted By jmeselby

Thanks Jamjaruk, hopefully one will open up

Thanks Jamjaruk, hopefully one will open up
Apr 21, 14, 2:31 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 3,117
Posted By jmeselby

I'm not sure there is a clear rule....I've been...

I'm not sure there is a clear rule....I've been trying to upgrade to F on EK302 (DXB to PVG) for weeks (departs Saturday) but there's no availability even though Expert Flyer shows only one seat in F...
Apr 9, 14, 10:05 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,589
Posted By jmeselby

Is APD the same for J as F exiting UK? E.g. You...

Is APD the same for J as F exiting UK? E.g. You only need to pay additional when upgrading from Y to J with points, not J to F?
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